Welcome to the
Institute of Automotive Mechanical Engineers

Institute of Automotive Mechanical Engineers is an Association for individuals and organisations in the Automotive industry.
Our aims are to further the interests of our Members at all levels through knowledge, awareness and the sharing of expertise.


Capricorn Society Limited


Capricorn Society is the largest independent automotive parts buying co-operative in Australia and is owened by its members to benefit their members. Some of the many benefits are:

  • Instant credit
  • Competitive pricing
  • Hundreds of top name suppliers
  • Simplified accounting with all suppliers on one statement
  • Earn reward points on every dollar spent
  • 24/7 free online technical data
  • Member's travel agency
  • Member's insurance alternative
  • Member's financial services
  • Great social events like international conventions;

The Australian Taxation Office -
Small Business Assistance Program

Click here for Information to Assist Small Business Owners

We are aware that many of our members running small businesses may require assistance from time to time in managing their Tax obligations and following an approach by the Australian Taxation Office they have suggested the link above to help you stay in control of your tax affairs. This link will lead you to a range of topics that may answer some of your questions or lead you to where you can get more information and support from the Tax Office.


IAME members click here to book

IAME and Europcar extend special corporate rate to all IAME members for their business and leisure travel.

Call the number 13 13 90 and quote number 50512450 to revieve a 10% discount!

Office of Fair Trading

Office of Fair Trading - Motor Vehicle Repairs Section

Motor vehicle repair businesses in New South Wales are regulated by the Motor Vehicle Repairs Act. The Act requires all motor vehicle repair businesses to be licensed and the tradespeople working in those businesses to be certified. These functions are performed by the Office of Fair Trading.

Automotive Training Board NSW


The Automotive Training Board, NSW is an industry body, who's primary function is to provide information and advice on the training needs of the automotive industry. The Board provides advice on behalf of the industry to the government on future training needs and industry views on training policy. The Board is comprised of the major associations (BIA, IAME, MTA, SSA), the union (AMWU), representatives of a small automotive employer, a large automotive employer, a vehicle manufacturer and a training provider (TAFE).

The Construction & Mining Equipment Industry Group (CMEIG)


The Construction & Mining Equipment Industry Group (CMEIG) is a non-profit organisation which represents the construction and mining equipment industry. The Association combines all the disciplines of the construction and mining equipment industry throughout Australia -- including manufacturers, importers, suppliers and service organisations. The CMEIG brings together a range of associations that can regularly meet to create a forum to make continuous improvements in the industry.